Author Archives: tOD

About tOD

Active since 2010, the architecture lab theOtherDada defends an alternative position towards the current practice of sustainability through exploration of the context and medium, invoking new relationships between climate, landscape, and inhabitants. Informed by our research into biomimicry, we aim to connect to the natural ecosystems of sites to understand and consequently devise new potential living habitats. theOtherDada works within a collaborative process between architects, scientists, botanists, artists, economists and craftsmen.

Beirut Design Week 2017 Follow-up

Our exhibition for Beirut Design Week will remain open until Tuesday 30st of May! Don’t miss the chance to understand the need to SUSTAINABLE design. Come check out how we apply our sustainable and environmental approach to projects of different

Beirut Design Week 2017 Follow-up

Our exhibition for Beirut Design Week will remain open until Tuesday 30st of May! Don’t miss the chance to understand the need to SUSTAINABLE design. Come check out how we apply our sustainable and environmental approach to projects of different

theOtherDada at Beirut Design Week 2017

The installation showcases our main project CONVIVIUM home. Our design strategy transforms the space into a Living Apartment, embodies a biophilic design using natural features, and improves the ecosystem services of the home while integrating native landscape and architecture strategies.

theOtherDada at Beirut Design Week 2017

The installation showcases our main project CONVIVIUM home. Our design strategy transforms the space into a Living Apartment, embodies a biophilic design using natural features, and improves the ecosystem services of the home while integrating native landscape and architecture strategies.

Construction has Begun!

We are collaborating with Recycle Beirut on the renovation of a simple house in Ouzai. Construction has begun on Haela’s House and our first step was to clear the large pile of rubble that obstructed the window and blocked almost

Construction has Begun!

We are collaborating with Recycle Beirut on the renovation of a simple house in Ouzai. Construction has begun on Haela’s House and our first step was to clear the large pile of rubble that obstructed the window and blocked almost

The Renovation of a Simple House

We are excited to be collaborating with Recycle Beirut on the renovation of the simple house of Haela in Ouzai. Our aim is to demonstrate that: Well-designed housing is a human right Green construction is affordable and accessible to everyone

The Renovation of a Simple House

We are excited to be collaborating with Recycle Beirut on the renovation of the simple house of Haela in Ouzai. Our aim is to demonstrate that: Well-designed housing is a human right Green construction is affordable and accessible to everyone

Biomimicry: A Sustainable Design Methodology

We are happy to let you know that some members of our team have successfully completed an introductory online course on Biomimicry! The course, which was launched by the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, focused on the effective applications

Biomimicry: A Sustainable Design Methodology

We are happy to let you know that some members of our team have successfully completed an introductory online course on Biomimicry! The course, which was launched by the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, focused on the effective applications

tOD receives 2016 Green Home of the Year Award!

We are proud to announce that our project Home Of Innovation is a winner of the Green Home of the Year Award. theOtherDada was assigned as the interior designer with a focus on bringing in sustainable materials and furniture to

tOD receives 2016 Green Home of the Year Award!

We are proud to announce that our project Home Of Innovation is a winner of the Green Home of the Year Award. theOtherDada was assigned as the interior designer with a focus on bringing in sustainable materials and furniture to

Pest Management Control

How can we manage pests and insects through environmentally friendly measures? We are faced with a new challenge and have been looking into different methods that deal with pest management practices that are least harmful for people and our environment. Environmental

Pest Management Control

How can we manage pests and insects through environmentally friendly measures? We are faced with a new challenge and have been looking into different methods that deal with pest management practices that are least harmful for people and our environment. Environmental

Beirut Design Week 2016 Video

We are happy to have been featured in Beirut Design Week 2016 Video! Follow this link to see the installation that we did for Beirut River 2.0 with Adib Dada description of the installation and explanation of the project. Beirut

Beirut Design Week 2016 Video

We are happy to have been featured in Beirut Design Week 2016 Video! Follow this link to see the installation that we did for Beirut River 2.0 with Adib Dada description of the installation and explanation of the project. Beirut